High End Gaming / Design / Workstation PC Build

Updated: Jan 5

Components used


Corsair 680x Case

Corsair H100i RGB Platinum Cooler

Gigabyte RTX 3080 OC Graphics Card

Asus ROG Strix X570-F Gaming Motherboard

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X CPU

Thermal Grizzly Thermal Paste

Corsair RM1000X PSU

G.Skill Trident 3800Mhz 32GB Dual Channel

Sabrent 2TB Rocket NVMe PCIe M.2 2280

Razer Huntsman Elite Keyboard

Razer Raiju Ultimate 2019 Controller

Razer Tartarus Pro Gaming Keypad

Logitech G903 Lightspeed Wireless Mouse

Samsung 49" Curved WQHD 120Hz Monitor


Corsair Crystal 680X RGB Black Case

Samsung 49" Ultrawide WQHD 120hz Monitor - connected via DP Port


Razer Tartarus Pro Gaming Keypad


Heatsinks and Fan Cowl removed from M2 covers to give access to m/b securing screw



Protective cover placed over CPU socket to avoid dust, while CPU arrives



Temperature sensor Positions and mappings


Corsair Commander Pro


Temp 1 - PSU

Temp 2 - Front Bottom Fan

Temp 3 - Top Radiator Fan

Temp 4 - Exhaust Fan


Asus M/b - M/b Chipset



Temp 1 - Sensor fixed to metal power supply mounting, with high temperature tape



Temp 2 - Sensor fixed to bottom front fan



Temp 3 - Sensor fixed to top radiator



Temp 4 - Sensor fixed to rear exhaust fan



Asus M/b sensor fixed to chipset heatsink



A mix of cable ties and velcro strips used to secure cables and tidy



Standard case screw on glass window hinge replaced with thumbscrew for easy removal



Fully Modular 1000 watt ATX PSU, Corsair RM1000x




G.Skill DDR4 TridentZ RGB 3800Mhz



Ryzen 9 5950x Unlocked



FM4 Socket with 5950X Inserted



Corsair AIO Mounted to Ryzen 9 5950X, USB Attached



Gigabyte RTX3080 OC Gaming , separate feeds from PSU to PCI Power Sockets on Corsair 1000 Watt PSU




Power on test, before LL140 added to Rear, 2 x LL140 to floor , 3 TB M2 Drives installed.


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